MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTVA) - Police said someone killed a Tupelo man on Tuesday in Meridian.
Police are searching for two people whom they believe are responsible for the killing.
Interim Police Chief Charles Coleman said the Tupelo man and his cousin met someone whom they met on Snapchat over a watch.
That's when the police chief said the meeting took a turn for the worse.
He said one robber pulled out a weapon and demanded the victims’ money.
The witness gave the robber $40.
Coleman said the Tupelo man fought over the gun and the robber shot the Tupelo man at least once in the torso.
The local man’s name is not being released at this time.